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Wilcannia Daily Summaries

August 2015
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Date Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am  
°C °C °C °C mm
August 2015 Average -   -      
Aug 1957-2014 Average 5.5   19.9      
Aug 1957-2014 Highest 17.9 25th 1995 32.8 29th 2013    
Aug 1957-2014 Lowest -3.3 11th 1994 10.7 1st 1990    
August 2015 Total         - 0 day(s)
Aug 1879-2014 Average Total         16.9 4.0 day(s)
Aug 1879-2014 Wettest Total         84.3 1901
Aug 1879-2014 Wettest 24hr Total         40.4 30th 1889
Aug 1879-2014 Driest Total         0.0 1888
Jan-Aug 2015 Total         249.2 24 day(s)
Jan-Aug 1879-2014 Average Total         171.7 28.2 day(s)
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A yellow cell indicates a probable monthly record for this site (sites with ≥ 10 years of records only). The number of years of records available for the relevant field for this month is indicated in black. See the station's climate page for full details.

Station Details

Upper Western, New South Wales/ACT
31.5631°S 143.3747°E 75m AMSL
Commenced 1879
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Weather News

Rescue effort to reach couple trapped overnight in snowy central Tasmania, more snowfalls expected

17:15 EST

The crew of a rescue helicopter has found a couple trapped in a car by heavy snow in Tasmania's Mount Field National Park.

Farmers across Tasmania wake up to pastures and vegetable paddocks covered in snow

15:50 EST

Rare snowfalls have blanketed the most unlikely parts of Tasmania, with farmers along the north-west coast waking up to white paddocks.

Grantham flood inquiry: Quarry worker denies waste used to build embankment walls

15:42 EST

A former employee at the Grantham quarry has told the Queensland Floods Commission of Inquiry that quarry waste was not used to build embankment walls around the site.